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Everything you need to know about space is broken down into 50 bite-sized chunks.
What exactly goes on at the International Space Station and why does the Earth spin? Just how big is our galaxy and how did the Moon from?
From constellations to space shuttles, Space is as endlesslty fascinating as the Universe itself. Discover everything you ever wanted to know about space missions, colliding galaxies, light years, solar eclipses, the surface of the Sun and much, much more in this exciting title.
Packes with facts and figures, you'll also find out about astronomers, astronauts and scientists and how their incrediblejobs have enabled us to learn so much about our Universe.
About the Author
Prof. Raman K. Prinja is an astronomer, professor and author. He is professor of astrophysics at University College London (UCL) and has been awarded the Pol and Christiane Swings research prize by the Royal Academy of Belgium and the UCL Faculty Teacher Award.
Series: 50 Things You Should Know About
Primary / High School
Number Of Pages: 80
Published: 22nd June 2016
Publisher: QED Publishing, a division of Quarto Publishing plc
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 25.0 x 19.0
Weight (kg): 0.41